Lead QA Engineer, Automation

Engineering Requisition ID 5229 Pune, India


As a Lead QA Engineer, Automation you will be part of a motivated engineering team that is responsible for ensuring the quality of the on-demand cloud based security solutions. This opening is your chance to work in the rapidly expanding field of computer security, in a public company with excellent customer ratings and outstanding growth rates.


  • Work closely with the engineering team to understand product architecture and functionality.
  • Understand end-to-end testing requirements and maintain test plans for functionality and system testing.
  • Strongly contribute to Test Case/Test script writing.
  • Contribute to Test Automation Development/Enhancement.
  • Participate in the creation and enhancement of the continuous integration platform used to test all our projects.
  • Communicate test results to identify risks, dependencies and escalate the same in a timely manner.


  • 7+ years of experience in QA/ QA Automation role in a product company.
  • Experience in managing the QA team and mentoring new team members
  • Experience in automation framework design
  • Experience in programming in a high-level language (Java/JavaScript/Python)
  • Experience in shell/bash scripting is a plus but not mandatory
  • Strong debugging and analysis skills.
  • Strong understanding of generic test automation frameworks (data-driven, keyword driven) and tools (TestNG, Eclipse, Maven, Selenium, JMeter, Cucumber).
  • Experience with Web application standards (Web services, XML, JSON, HTTP, HTTPS) and API testing.
  • Strong knowledge of SaaS model/cloud delivered application testing
  • Experience with Test and defect management tools
  • Excellent analytical and program solving skills, excellent written and oral communication, self-starter, and highly motivated.
  • Work in a dynamic environment and ability to adapt quickly to changes.

Additional Skills Desired:

  • Previous experience as a developer or exposure to white box testing is desirable.
  • Experience in the Security domain is an advantage.
  • Prior experience of working with a globally distributed team is a plus.
  • Comfortable working in an Agile environment


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